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Leonard M Baynes
Leonard M. Baynes

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HeardWhen a person starting a business has limited funding and is not facing an imminent lawsuit, it can be difficult to see why hiring a lawyer is a good idea. Christopher Heard, director of the Entrepreneurship & Community Development Clinic explains why entrepreneurs should get legal advice at the start of their ventures. more...


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Panelists in "Human Trafficking 2018 and Beyond: A Multi-Factorial Practical Approach" at the University of Houston Law Center included Constance Rossiter, left, Misa Nguyen, Ed Gallagher, Minal Patel Davis, Sherri Zack and moderator Pablo Pinto, right. Public involvement is key in combating human trafficking, experts agree during UH Law Center panel discussion more...

Participants in a recent junior faculty workshop at the Law Center included Professors Brad Areheart, left, Katie Eyer, Jennifer Shinall, Jessica Roberts, Jessica Clarke and Joey Fishkin.Junior faculty get feedback on their research from peers at UH Law Center workshop more...

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Jason Jakob '04

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